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American singer-songwriter and actor. Wikipedia

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  • Willie Nelson

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  • Steve Earle

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  • Kris Kristofferson filmography

    American singer-songwriter and actor Kris Kristofferson has been in numerous films, television films, television series and video games. He started acting in the 1970s, appearing in the films The Last Movie (1971), Cisco Pike (1972), Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (1973), Blume in Love (1973), Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974), Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974) and Vigilante Force (1976), before starring in the 1976 film A Star Is Born as John Norman Howard, which earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. Wikipedia

  • David Allan Coe

    American singer and songwriter. Coe took up music after spending much of his early life in reform schools and prisons, and first became notable for busking in Nashville. Wikipedia

  • Waylon Jennings

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  • Glen Campbell

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  • Emmylou Harris

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  • The Silver Tongued Devil and I

    Second studio album recorded by singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson. Produced by Fred Foster, released on July 1971 on Monument Records and followed his critically acclaimed debut Kristofferson. Wikipedia

  • List of songs recorded by Dolly Parton

    American singer-songwriter Dolly Parton has composed over 5,000 songs throughout her career. 956, totaling over 1,100 individual recordings when studio recordings, remixes, and live tracks are combined. Wikipedia

  • Lucinda Williams

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  • Why Me (Kris Kristofferson song)

    American country and gospel song written and recorded by American country music singer and songwriter Kris Kristofferson. Kristofferson had become the toast of Nashville in the early 1970s, with the massive success of compositions including "For the Good Times", "Me and Bobby McGee", "Sunday Morning Coming Down", and "Help Me Make It Through the Night", among many others. Wikipedia

  • Ray Price (musician)

    American country music singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Regarded as among the best male voices of country music, and his innovations, such as propelling the country beat from 2/4 to 4/4, known as the "Ray Price beat", helped make country music more popular. Wikipedia

  • Bob Beckham

    American country music publisher based in Nashville, who mentored generations of songwriters as head of Combine Music Publishing from 1964 to 1989. He played a pivotal role in the career of Kris Kristofferson and guided other artists including Dolly Parton, Larry Gatlin, Tony Joe White and Billy Swan. Wikipedia

  • Country music

    Genre of popular music that originated with blues, old-time music, and various types of American folk music including Appalachian, Cajun, and the cowboy Western music styles of New Mexico, Red Dirt, Tejano, and Texas country. Its popularized roots originate in the Southern United States of the early 1920s. Wikipedia

  • Rodney Crowell

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  • Guy Clark

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  • American record producer, songwriter, and music business executive who founded Monument Records. Most closely associated with Roy Orbison, and was also involved in the early careers of Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson. Wikipedia

  • Discography for American singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson. Re-released in 1971 as Me and Bobby McGee Wikipedia

  • Kenny Rogers

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  • Established in 1970 by the Nashville Songwriters Foundation, Inc. in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. To honor and preserve the songwriting legacy that is uniquely associated with the music community in the city of Nashville. Wikipedia

  • Sammi Smith

    American country music singer and songwriter. Best known for her 1971 country-pop crossover hit "Help Me Make It Through the Night", which was written by Kris Kristofferson. Wikipedia

  • Lyle Lovett

    American singer, songwriter, actor and record producer. Active since 1980, he has recorded 13 albums and released 25 singles to date, including his highest entry, the number 10 chart hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, "Cowboy Man". Wikipedia

  • Marty Robbins

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  • Grady Martin

    American session guitarist in country music and rockabilly. A member of The Nashville A-Team, he played guitar on hits such as Marty Robbins' "El Paso", Loretta Lynn's "Coal Miner's Daughter" and Sammi Smith's "Help Me Make It Through the Night". Wikipedia

  • Bob Dylan

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  • Ray Stevens

    American country and pop singer-songwriter and comedian, known for his Grammy-winning recordings "Everything Is Beautiful" and "Misty", as well as comedic hits such as "Gitarzan" and "The Streak". He has worked as a producer, music arranger, songwriter, television host, and solo artist; been inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, the Georgia Music Hall of Fame, and the Christian Music Hall of Fame; and received gold albums for his music sales. Wikipedia

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